Open Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays: 10:30am to 4:30pm.

Next free vintage bus rides are on Sunday 3 & 17 July 2016.

Our museum is managed and staffed completely by volunteers. Most are enthusiasts who have a passion for vintage buses or historic cars. They give up their spare time for your education and enjoyment.

Our facilities on site include:-

  • two large exhibition halls full of fascinating displays & vehicles;
  • two bus running sheds packed with our operational preserved fleet;
  • a restoration workshop with unique viewing gallery;
  • a cafe, serving hot & cold drinks, light snacks and ice-creams;
  • a shop, packed with models, books, post cards, posters, gift items;
  • toilets (with disabled access);
  • car parking (for 15 cars, including a disabled space).
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Girl on 166 platform

Riding on the open platform of our 1949 AEC Regent III double deck bus.

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Do something different. Join us!

Become a member of the Oxford Bus Museum and you can help preserve Oxfordshire's rich transport heritage and also contribute to presenting our collection to the public. Membership is just £20 a year (adult).

As a member you get:

  • unlimited free access to the museum,
  • our monthly e-newsletter ,
  • our quarterly 'BUS LANE' magazine,
  • free trips to other bus and vintage vehcile rallies,
  • the opportunity to take part in running the museum,
  • the chance to help us to restore and maintain our vehicles for everyone to enjoy.
    • For further details visit the Join Us page.

We're just 3 miles from Blenheim Palace in Woodstock.

The running of the Museum (Reg no: 1667) is the responsibility of a company limited by guarantee: The Oxford Bus Museum Trust Limited.
Registered no: 4228899. It has charitable status as a registered charity, no:1088389.

Events updated: 27/06/2016 .

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